• Síntesis, caracterización y propiedades de las zeolitas 

      Rey, Fernando (2014-04-10)
      El Dr. Fernando Rey, Profesor Científico del Instituto Universitario mixto de Tecnología Química de Valencia (CSIC-UPV), es especialista en síntesis y caracterización de zeolitas, campo en el que cuenta con más de un ...
    • Powder diffraction at ALBA synchrotron 

      Aranda, Miguel A. G. (2015-03-23)
      This talk is devoted to explain the uses of powder diffraction at MSPD (material science and powder diffraction) of ALBA synchrotron light source. General characteristics of the beamline are: Station 1 - High Pressure ...
    • Synchrotron radiation: science & applications 

      Aranda, Miguel A. G. (2015-03-23)
      This general talk is devoted to briefly introduce the main uses and applications of synchrotron radiation. An initial introduction will be dedicated to describe a synchrotron as a Large Facility devoted to produce photons ...
    • ALBA Synchrotron Light Source 

      Aranda, Miguel A. G. (2015-03-23)
      ALBA synchrotron light source (www.cells.es) is the largest Spanish research infrastructure that started full operation of its first 7 beamlines on February 2013. I will divide the talk in three parts: i) the general ...
    • Solar Energy Harvesting on S- and N-doped nanoporous Carbons 

      Bandosz, Teresa J. (2015-04-15)
      Nowadays heteroatom-containing carbonaceous materials such as graphene or CNT have gained more and more attention of the scientists searching for inexpensive substitutes of the catalysts for energy related applications ...
    • Inorganic materials in industrial processes 

      Demadis, Konstantinos (2015-09-29)
      Although inorganic materials represent a small number to the extreme number of the organic ones, they play a number of crucial roles in several processes of industrial interest. Two significant technologically processes ...
    • Gels: formation, structure and utilization in crystal growth 

      Demadis, Konstantinos (2015-09-29)
      Gels are ubiquitous in Nature and everyday life. This presentation will focus on the utilization of gels in the art of crystal growing. Several scientific disciplines depend on formation and characterization of crystals. ...
    • Uso de conductores iónicos de tipo óxido para aplicaciones energéticas. Introducción a las pilas de combustible y las membranas de separación de gases. 

      Magrasó, Anna (2015-10-26)
      Los conductores iónicos, y los conductores mixtos de iones y electrones tienen el potencial de servir como membranas en procesos relevantes en tecnologías avanzadas de generación de energía limpia y respetuosa con el medio ...
    • ¿Se pueden conseguir plásticos barrera a medida? 

      López González, M. Mar C. (2015-11-09)
      La Industria del Envase y Embalaje forma parte de uno de los sectores principales de aplicación de los materiales polímeros. De todos es conocido que el vidrio, papel y metales que durante muchos años se utilizaron en el ...
    • Catalytic dehydration of glycerol to acrolein: catalysts and processes 

      Paul, Sébastien (2016-05-24)
      The valorization of glycerol has been widely studied notably due to the oversupply of the latter from biodiesel production. Among the different upgrading reactions, dehydration to acrolein is of high interest due to the ...
    • Rheology of fresh mortar 

      Banfill, Phillip F.G. (2016-05-25)
      Resumen: Los materiales basados en cementos presentan una enorme importancia tecnológica. Para una correcta utilización es necesario que sea posible su transporte y conformado en un estado “fresco”, por lo que es fundamental ...
    • Active site engineering for heterogeneous catalysis using emerging nano-structured materials 

      Gascón, Jorge (2016-06-02)
      The growing concern about the depletion of oil has spurred worldwide interest in finding alternative feedstocks for important petrochemical commodities and fuels. On the one hand, the enormous re-serves found (208 trillion ...
    • Synthesis of active Belite-Alite-Ye'elimite clinker (BAY) 

      Zea-Garcia, Jesus D.; Aranda, M.A.G.; De la Torre, Angeles G.; Santacruz, I. (2016-06-29)
      Ordinary Portland cement (OPC) is an environmentally contentious material, as for every ton of OPC produced, on average, 0.97 tons of CO2 are released. Ye'elimite-rich cements are considered as eco-cements because their ...
    • Synthesis of porous graphene/TiO2 by use of recycled graphite 

      Jiménez-Jiménez, José; Algarra-González, Manuel; Rodríguez-Aguado, Elena; Rodríguez-Castellón, Enrique (2016-09-16)
      Graphene-based nanomaterials are a kind of new technological materials with high interest for physicists, chemists and materials scientists. Graphene is a two-dimensional (2-D) sheet of carbon atoms in a hexagonal configuration ...
    • Metallic ceramics: a new "Old generation" of catalysts with tunable selectivity 

      Giordano, Cristina (2017-03-06)
      One of the key conditions for a successful catalytic process is the catalyst itself. This apparently naïve assertion in fact holds a great implication, such as the possibility to have a fine control on crucial chemical ...
    • Synchrotron Radiation and ALBA Facility 

      García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel (2017-03-17)
      ALBA synchrotron light source (www.cells.es) is the largest Spanish research infrastructure that started full operation of its first 7 beamlines on February 2013. I will divide the talk in three parts: i) the general ...
    • Powder diffraction at ALBA synchrotron 

      García-Aranda, Miguel Ángel (2017-03-17)
      This talk is devoted to explain the uses of powder diffraction at MSPD (material science and powder diffraction) of ALBA synchrotron light source. General characteristics of the beamline are: Station 1 - High Pressure ...
    • Uso de minerales cubanos en la eliminación de contaminantes de aguas. I.- Eliminación de xilenol naranja 

      Autie Perez, Miguel (2017-03-24)
      El agua es fundamental en el desarrollo vital de los seres vivos. El deterioro y la contaminación de la misma es consecuencia del vertimiento de residuales contaminados sin tratamiento previo, por lo que se buscan alternativas ...
    • High ionic conductivity in confined heterostructures 

      Sanna, Simone (2017-04-27)
      The charge transport in oxide thin films could be tuned by the lattice strain engineering resulting in a new class of materials that can be considered fundamental bricks of new generation of devices for energy storage, ...
    • XRD and Cements: from research to control quality 

      De la Torre, Angeles G. (2017-05-19)
      This keynote lecture was focused on the scientific background of the cement research group at UMA. Mainly all the research focused on the strategies for reducing CO2 emissions in the cement production. Moreover, the knowledge ...